Loyola Marymount University: Statistics

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#972 of 14,131 In the World
#298 of 2,597 In North America
#267 of 2,496 In the United States
#26 of 249 In California
#4 of 31 In Los Angeles
#48 of 1,011 For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
Top50% For 54 other topics

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
50%
Average SAT
1300
Average ACT
29
Avg. cost to attend
$48,758 /y
Aid receiving
93%
Undergraduates
6,673
Graduates
3,013
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.lmu.edu

Loyola Marymount University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 50% 51% 50%
Applicants 18,576 7,546 11,030
Admissions 9,314 3,839 5,475
Freshmen enrolled full time 1,432 693 739
Freshmen enrolled part time 36 16 20

9,686 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
953 or 65%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1210
or below

75% of them
had 1390
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Loyola Marymount University are 1210-1390 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
617 or 42%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 27
or below

75% of them
had 31
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Loyola Marymount University are 27-31 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 4060 (42%)
Hispanic 2471 (26%)
Asian 931 (10%)
Nonresident Alien 917 (9%)
Black or African American 634 (7%)
Two or more races 624 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 26 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 16 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$48,758/year
Average aid awarded
$21,780
Students receiving aid
93%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $32,730
$30-48K $31,985
$48-75K $37,292
$75-110K $40,066
$110K+ $50,830

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $51,820$19,460
Tuition in-state $51,820$19,460
Tuition out-of-state $51,820$19,460
Fee in-district $1,157$296
Fee in-state $1,157$296
Fee out-of-state $1,157$296

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 3,684
Combined charge for room and board $15,550

Loyola Marymount University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Law 332
Urban Education and Leadership 236
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 154
Psychology, General 125
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 121
Cinematography and Film & Video Production 77 39
Finance, General 105
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics 79
English Language and Literature, General 60 13
Political Science and Government, General 73
Playwriting and Screenwriting 57 14
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies 70
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 62
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 60
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 59
Business & Commerce, General 2 53
Fine & Studio Arts, General 51
Accounting 43 8
Mechanical Engineering 38 13
Sociology, General 48
Natural Sciences 46
Elementary Education and Teaching 42
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 19 21
Business Administration and Management, General 29 5
Civil Engineering, General 27 7
Education, General 34
International Relations and Affairs 33
Secondary Education and Teaching 33
Special Education and Teaching, General 32
Management Science 27
Computer and Information Sciences, General 27
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, and Special Effects 21
Philosophy 13 7
History, General 19
Biochemistry 18
Theology & Theological Studies 6 12
Bilingual and Multilingual Education 18
Systems Engineering 16
Marriage and Family Therapy & Counseling 16
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 15
Dance, General 15
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 13 1
Educational Psychology 14
Recording Arts Technology & Technician 13
Pastoral Studies & Counseling 12
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 11
Urban Studies & Affairs 10
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 10
Legal Studies 10
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration 10
Mathematics, General 6 3
Reading Teacher Education 9
Yoga Teacher Training & Yoga Therapy 9
Music, General 8
Journalism 7
Chemistry, General 7
Environmental Science 5 2
Bioethics & Medical Ethics 7
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 6
Physics, General 5
Environmental Studies 5
Women's Studies 5
Humanities & Humanistic Studies 5
African-American & Black Studies 3
Asian Studies & Civilization 3
Applied Mathematics, General 3
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American & Chicano Studies 3
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 2
Spanish Language and Literature 2
European Studies & Civilization 2
Engineering Physics & Applied Physics 1
Ancient Studies & Civilization 1
French Language and Literature 1
Grand Total 1,646 765 353
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 83% 79% 85%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,215
Citations
103,375

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
3,412 / 44,312
Political Science
1,422 / 6,651
Law
1,326 / 4,230
Business
1,254 / 31,127
Psychology
849 / 36,962
Economics
640 / 6,477
Sociology
632 / 18,939
Medicine
487 / 12,672
Art & Design
364 / 5,075
Computer Science
364 / 9,054
Engineering
357 / 5,918
Social Psychology
302 / 14,053
Physics
292 / 6,190
Mathematics
283 / 2,859
Environmental Science
257 / 7,874
Biology
245 / 8,955
Philosophy
220 / 2,456
Public Policy / Administration
213 / 2,479
Chemistry
204 / 5,683
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
203 / 2,060
Communications and Public Relations
202 / 14,372
Advertising
180 / 3,134
Criminology and Criminal Justice
177 / 849
History
177 / 234
Gender Studies
156 / 2,694
Materials Science
155 / 3,831
Marketing
149 / 8,011
Finance
147 / 1,802
Demography
137 / 3,869
Education Majors
132 / 3,093
Intellectual Property and Patent Law
127 / 279
Investment Banking and Stock trading
126 / 1,506
Actuarial Science
121 / 1,014
Clinical Psychology
112 / 4,688
International Business
108 / 738
Child Psychology
105 / 6,386
Accounting
105 / 916
Law Enforcement
101 / 446
Development Studies
100 / 1,509
International Law
91 / 810

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 93 186
1992 132 222
1993 137 268
1994 121 304
1995 124 394
1996 151 555
1997 138 610
1998 122 787
1999 132 923
2000 103 1017
2001 144 1153
2002 137 1367
2003 166 1666
2004 169 1955
2005 197 2175
2006 230 2579
2007 242 3135
2008 248 3587
2009 256 4402
2010 325 5071
2011 337 6285
2012 286 6921
2013 342 7946
2014 392 9033
2015 327 8872
2016 311 9060
2017 243 8978
2018 274 8473
2019 286 9655
2020 249 10766
2021 250 12344

Loyola Marymount University alumni

  1. Mila Kunis

    Mila Kunis
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actorvoice actormodel
    Biography

    Milena Markovna "Mila" Kunis is an American actress. She began playing Jackie Burkhart on the Fox television series That '70s Show (1998–2006) at the age of 14. Since 1999, Kunis has voiced Meg Griffin on the Fox animated series Family Guy.

  2. Scott Eastwood

    Scott Eastwood
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodeltelevision actorfilm producer
    Biography

    Scott Eastwood is an American actor. His notable films are Flags of Our Fathers (2006), Gran Torino (2008), Invictus (2009), The Forger (2012), Trouble with the Curve (2012), Texas Chainsaw (2013), Fury (2014), The Perfect Wave (2014), The Longest Ride (2015), Mercury Plains (2016), Suicide Squad (2016), Snowden (2016), Walk of Fame (2017), The Fate of the Furious (2017), Overdrive (2017), Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018), The Outpost (2020), Wrath of Man (2021) and Dangerous (2021). His father is actor and filmmaker Clint Eastwood.

  3. Linda Cardellini

    Linda Cardellini
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actorvoice actor
    Biography

    Linda Edna Cardellini is an American actress. In television, she is known for her leading roles in the teen drama Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000), the medical drama ER (2003–09), the drama thriller Bloodline (2015–17), and the tragicomedy Dead to Me (2019–present), the latter of which earned her a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. She also guest starred in the period drama Mad Men (2013–15), for which she received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination. Her voice work includes the animated series Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (2010–13), Regular Show (2012–15), Gravity Falls (2012–16), and Sanjay and Craig (2013–16).

  4. Colin Hanks

    Colin Hanks
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    stage actorfilm actortelevision actorvoice actorfilm director
    Biography

    Colin Lewes Hanks is an American actor, director and producer. He has starred in films including Orange County, King Kong, The House Bunny, The Great Buck Howard, and the Jumanji film series. His television credits include Roswell, Band of Brothers, Dexter, Fargo, The Good Guys, and Life in Pieces. He is the eldest son of actor Tom Hanks.

General info

Alternative names LMU
Founded 1911
Motto Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam; Tua Luce Dirige
For the greater glory of God; direct us by thy light
Colors crimson, navy, white
Academic Calendar September to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff 1,897
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address One Lmu Drive
Los Angeles, California, 90045-2659
United States
City population 3,976,000
Phone 3103382700
Fax +1 (310) 338 1841

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